Casting is announced for the World Premiere of Mike Bartlett’s King Charles III directed by Almeida Theatre Artistic Director Rupert Goold.
The cast will include Katie Brayben, Oliver Chris, Richard Goulding, Nyasha Hatendi, Adam James, Margot Leicester, Tim Pigott-Smith, Tom Robertson, Nicholas Rowe, Nick Sampson, Tafline Steen and Lydia Wilson.
King Charles III will be designed by Tom Scutt, composed by Jocelyn Pook, with lighting by Jon Clark and sound by Paul Arditti.
The Queen is dead: after a lifetime of waiting, the prince ascends the throne. A future of power. But how to rule?
Mike Bartlett’s controversial play explores the people underneath the crowns, the unwritten rules of our democracy, and the conscience of Britain’s most famous family.
Priority booking is now open for King Charles III. Public booking opens at 10am on Tuesday 25th February.
Visit www.almeida.co.uk for details
Monday 24th February 2014